[XeTeX] An example of the use of \x="[filename]"

Stephen Moye stephenmoye at mac.com
Fri Aug 18 19:00:43 CEST 2006

On Friday, August 18, 2006, at 12:33PM, Jonathan Kew <jonathan_kew at sil.org> wrote:

>On 18 Aug 2006, at 3:40 pm, Peter Dyballa wrote:
>> Am 18.08.2006 um 16:15 schrieb Jonathan Kew:
>>> (Try the Latin Modern .otf fonts, for example; I've used a few of
>>> those in testing, and they seemed to work fine. E.g., \font
>>> \x="[lmroman10-regular.otf]" at 10pt ....)
>> The font file is found, but also found as not "native" enough.
>OK.... I have updated the XeTeX 0.995 packages for OS X (without  
>changing the version number, again), and I believe this may help. (At  
>least, it does in initial tests here.)
>Stephen, Peter, or others who've been seeing this problem, please try  
>reinstalling from the "rev.C" .dmg at http://scripts.sil.org/ 
>xetex_download or the newly-updated 2006-08-18 version of the i- 
>Package, and let me know if it works now.

Bravo! It worked! The log:


This is XeTeX, Version 3.141592-2.2-0.995 (Web2C 7.5.5)
entering extended mode
(./xpdmftest.tex [1]No dvi filename specified, reading standard input.DVI Comment:  XeTeX output 2006.08.18:1255
stdin -> xpdmftest.pdf
fontmap: [./BernhardModernStd-Bold.otf]/H -> ./BernhardModernStd-Bold.otf(Identity-H)

pdf_font>> Input encoding "Identity-H" requires at least 2 bytes.
pdf_font>> The -m <00> option will be assumed for "./BernhardModernStd-Bold.otf".

** NOTICE: This document contains a `Preview & Print only' licensed font **
pdf_font>> Type0 font "./BernhardModernStd-Bold.otf" cmap_id=<Identity-H,0> opened at font_id=<[./BernhardModernStd-Bold.otf]/H,0>.
><cmr10 at 9.96pt(TFM:cmr10[/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.tetex/fonts/tfm/public/cm/cmr10.tfm])
fontmap: cmr10 -> cmr10[remap]

pdf_font>> Simple font "cmr10" enc_id=<builtin,-1> opened at font_id=<cmr10,1>.
>](cmr10[CMR10][built-in][Type1][2 glyphs][328 bytes])
otf_cmap>> Creating ToUnicode CMap for "./BernhardModernStd-Bold.otf"...
(CID:./BernhardModernStd-Bold.otf[DKMAXD+BernhardModernStd-Bold][CIDFontType0][8 glyphs][1781 bytes])
Compression eliminated approximately 574 bytes
4821 bytes written
Output written on xpdmftest.pdf (1 page).
Transcript written on xpdmftest.log.


Thank you!


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